Spanish translation of precedence
- (in rank)
- (in importance)
⇒ in order of precedence(= rank)
por orden de precedencia(= importance),
por orden de prioridad
⇒ to take precedence over sth/sb
tener prioridad/precedencia sobre algo/algn
⇒ this question must take precedence over all others
este asunto tiene prioridad con respecto a todos los demás
⇒ they give precedence to people with language skills
le dan prioridad a la gente con idiomas
- (in rank)
Example Sentences Including 'precedence'
Village shoppers gave courteous precedence to a visiting foreigner: perhaps they were only in there to gossip.Moondrop to Murder
He was disappointed in her choice of restaurant, a noisy, yuppie hang-out, the sort of place where design took precedence over comfort.Yellow Bird
The robot may have thought that saving the Federation took precedence over the saving of one life.The Complete Stories Volume 2
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Translation of precedence from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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